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Sciencenter Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Building On 30 Years

February 28, 2013 marked the 30th anniversary of the Sciencenter. We are delighted to invite the community that helped build the Sciencenter to join us in celebrating, to learn more about Sciencenter history and programs, and to take a look toward the future as we develop new plans to empower young people to shape a better future.

30th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt

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The Sciencenter continues to celebrate it's 30th Anniversary, now with a special community Scavenger Hunt!

Sciencenter members can get a head start by picking up a copy at Member Night, Friday, September 13, 6 - 8 pm. The Scavenger Hunt will open to the public on September 20.

Learn more.

History of the Sciencenter

Learn how far the Sciencenter has come in 30 years.
Download the Sciencenter History.

Sciencenter in the News

Check out current and archived coverage of Sciencenter news and events.

Thank You, Volunteers!

Discovery Space

The Sciencenter kicked off its 30th anniversary with a weekend of activities March 2 and 3. Volunteers helped to enhance the guest experience with classic Sciencenter hands-on activities, as well as facilitating the Touch Tank and Discovery Space activities. The Sciencenter would like to thank the 23 hard-working, energetic volunteers who helped us welcome more than 1,300 Celebration Weekend guests. Collectively, these volunteers logged more than 60 hours that weekend:

Alex Bernabei
Marisol Blanco
Brennen Caveney
Jonlin Chen
Suni Christiansen
Amita Datta
Jenni Drewes
Audrey Dunham
Valerie Falconieri
Anna Fu
Lindsay Glasner
Matthew Griffin
Stephanie Hilz
Julia Hoshino
Amanda Hutchinson
Neil Kolhatkar
Catherine Reyes
Jessica Richardson
Katie Tashman
Ellie Taylor
Xavier Valent
Hannah Watkins
Handon Wu